Everyone can be a philanthropist. At Kern Community Foundation, we’re committed to making it easy to find, learn about and give to the causes you care about most. Discover the impact local nonprofits have on our community with our comprehensive nonprofit database. Search for your organization of choice and find information to help you make the most of your charitable gift.

All Nonprofit Organizations

Quail Springs Permaculture

Mission:

Empowering youth and adults of all backgrounds with the knowledge, inspiration and skills essential to social and ecological health.


R.M. Pyles Boys Camp

Mission:

To provide at-risk boys with the opportunity to attend a camp that promotes character development, positive male mentoring and education.


Reaching by Recycling

Mission:

Reaching out to those who are homeless, hungry, and otherwise hurting through funds raised by your donation of recyclable goods.


Ready to Start

Mission:

Setting up students for educational success by preparing children with no or limited preschool or transitional kindergarten experience for kindergarten, through an intensive five-week summer program.


Rebuilding Together Kern County

Mission:

Repairing homes, revitalizing communities, rebuilding lives.


Recycling Lives

Mission:

Breaking the cycle of homelessness, poverty and incarceration by recycling lives and glass.


Ridgecrest Chamber Music Society

Mission:

To promote education and awareness of chamber music and provide community members with high quality music.


Rising Star Riders

Mission:

Dedicated to serving the needs of children and adults with physical and/or emotional challenges through horseback riding, therapeutic horseback riding and horse management lessons.


Rotary House Retreat

Mission:

To assist First Responders with stress-related symptoms due to critical incidents — to save careers, restore marriages, and prevent suicides.